Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech

Master's degree in Sustainability Science and Technology

The master’s degree in Sustainability Science and Technology aims to provide students with advanced interdisciplinary training to facilitate understanding of interactions between society, the economy and the environment. Graduates will also have a sound understanding of scientific and technical options and trends for tackling key challenges for the sustainable development of current socio-environmental systems.

The course will train students to become entrepreneurs and agents of change in the field of sustainable development. Based on their specialisation in areas related to biodiversity, the environment, the built environment, services, the production system and information management, graduates will be able to design, implement and evaluate sustainable solutions in different fields of engineering and technology. Graduates will work in various cultural and professional contexts, applying a transdisciplinary approach based on scientific and technical rigour.

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Duration and start date
Two academics years, 120 ECTS credits. Starting September
Timetable and delivery
Mornings. Face-to-face
Fees and grants
Approximate fees for the master’s degree, excluding academic fees and degree certificate fee, €6,295 (€9,442 for non-EU residents).
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Language of instruction
Please, check the schedule (http://cts.masters.upc.edu/en/academic-information/schedules) for more information regarding which subjects are taught in which language.
Official degree
Recorded in the Ministry of Education's degree register
Double-degree agreements
Double-degree pathways at UPC courses
  • Master's degree in Sustainability Science and Technology + Master's degree in Sustainable Intervention in the Built Environment (MISMeC)
Double-degree pathways with universities around the world
  • Master's degree in Sustainability Science and Technology  + With one of the following master's degree from Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP):
  • Maestría en Desarrollo Ambiental
  • Maestría en Gestión de los Recursos Hídricos 
General requirements
Academic requirements for admission to master's degrees
Places
40
Pre-enrolment
Pre-enrolment closed (consult the new pre-enrolment periods in the academic calendar).
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Enrolment
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Legalisation of foreign documents
All documents issued in non-EU countries must be legalised and bear the corresponding apostille.

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